The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 486 389 363
Rank change year-on-year
-97 -26
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 93 166 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.37% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 105 149
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.11
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46312 45019 50103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.74% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27333 28780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1956 2521
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SQL Server Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the England region.

SQL Server Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -39 39 £450 - 14
Yorkshire 0 12 £306 +7.45% 3
South West -23 10 £250 - 1
East of England -22 9 £400 +122.22% 3
West Midlands -13 8 £250 -10.31% 4
East Midlands +7 6 £300 -20.00% 1
South East -12 6 £336 -15.93% 6
North West -14 3 £260 -25.71% 3
SQL Server Developer
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SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 221 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 139 (62.90%) SQL
3 120 (54.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 103 (46.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 97 (43.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 91 (41.18%) T-SQL
7 72 (32.58%) .NET
8 63 (28.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 58 (26.24%) C#
10 57 (25.79%) ETL
10 57 (25.79%) Finance
11 56 (25.34%) Business Intelligence
12 55 (24.89%) Data Warehouse
13 44 (19.91%) Microsoft
14 37 (16.74%) ASP.NET
15 32 (14.48%) Banking
16 29 (13.12%) SQL Server 2005
16 29 (13.12%) Performance Tuning
17 28 (12.67%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (11.31%) VB.NET
19 23 (10.41%) Migration
19 23 (10.41%) Marketing
20 22 (9.95%) MVC
20 22 (9.95%) OLAP
20 22 (9.95%) MS Excel
21 21 (9.50%) MDX
22 18 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
22 18 (8.14%) Investment Banking
23 14 (6.33%) XML
24 13 (5.88%) SAP

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.90%) CMS
3 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.45%) SAS
3 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (9.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (5.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.36%) SunGard GMI
2 3 (1.36%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.45%) Magento
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) SAN
1 1 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 120 (54.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 103 (46.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 97 (43.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 63 (28.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 55 (24.89%) Data Warehouse
7 29 (13.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 28 (12.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (9.95%) OLAP
10 11 (4.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (4.52%) QlikView
11 10 (4.52%) Relational Database
12 8 (3.62%) RDBMS
13 6 (2.71%) Star Schema
13 6 (2.71%) DTS
14 5 (2.26%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (1.81%) OLTP
15 4 (1.81%) MS Access
16 3 (1.36%) Data Mining
16 3 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.62%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.36%) WiX
4 3 (1.36%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.45%) Firebug
6 1 (0.45%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 57 (25.79%) Finance
2 32 (14.48%) Banking
3 23 (10.41%) Marketing
4 18 (8.14%) Investment Banking
5 12 (5.43%) Manufacturing
5 12 (5.43%) Electronics
5 12 (5.43%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.26%) Retail
7 4 (1.81%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.36%) Front Office
8 3 (1.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.45%) Local Government
9 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (32.58%) .NET
2 37 (16.74%) ASP.NET
3 21 (9.50%) MDX
4 14 (6.33%) XML
5 13 (5.88%) Web Services
6 12 (5.43%) .NET Framework
7 11 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (4.52%) HTML
8 10 (4.52%) WCF
9 7 (3.17%) jQuery
10 6 (2.71%) WPF
10 6 (2.71%) WinForms
11 5 (2.26%) CSS
12 4 (1.81%) LINQ
12 4 (1.81%) HTML5
12 4 (1.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (1.36%) REST
14 2 (0.90%) RESTful
14 2 (0.90%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (0.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.43%) DTV
2 9 (4.07%) NHS
3 8 (3.62%) Fixed Income
4 7 (3.17%) Data Integration
4 7 (3.17%) Replication
5 5 (2.26%) Equities
6 4 (1.81%) Clustering
6 4 (1.81%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.36%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.36%) Market Risk
7 3 (1.36%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.90%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.45%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.45%) GIS
9 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.45%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.62%) Windows
2 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (25.79%) ETL
2 56 (25.34%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (13.12%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (10.41%) Migration
5 22 (9.95%) MVC
6 12 (5.43%) Programme Management
6 12 (5.43%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (4.52%) TDD
7 10 (4.52%) Data Modelling
8 9 (4.07%) Asset Management
9 8 (3.62%) Data Migration
10 7 (3.17%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (3.17%) Scrum
11 6 (2.71%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (2.71%) Integration Testing
11 6 (2.71%) Dimensional Modelling
12 5 (2.26%) Web Development
12 5 (2.26%) Fund Management
12 5 (2.26%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 139 (62.90%) SQL
2 91 (41.18%) T-SQL
3 58 (26.24%) C#
4 25 (11.31%) VB.NET
5 13 (5.88%) VBA
6 10 (4.52%) VB
7 9 (4.07%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.71%) C++
8 6 (2.71%) Java
9 5 (2.26%) VC++
9 5 (2.26%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.81%) VB6
10 4 (1.81%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.36%) XAML
12 2 (0.90%) VBScript
13 1 (0.45%) PHP
13 1 (0.45%) Ruby
13 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (4.07%) Degree
2 4 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.36%) MCITP
4 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) MCTS
4 2 (0.90%) MCSE
5 1 (0.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.45%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.81%) Control-M
2 1 (0.45%) WMI
2 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (19.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.88%) SAP
3 12 (5.43%) Oracle
4 7 (3.17%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.36%) SunGard
6 2 (0.90%) Informatica
7 1 (0.45%) Lotus
7 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.45%) Telerik
7 1 (0.45%) Dundas
7 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.45%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.45%) Splunk
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
7 1 (0.45%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.45%) Nintex
7 1 (0.45%) Citrix
7 1 (0.45%) Sun
7 1 (0.45%) Sybase
7 1 (0.45%) Cognos
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